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Some News; and a Hiatus

Don’t worry, the news is good: after 11 great years, I’m leaving Siena College this summer to begin a new job at the University of Kentucky. My wife (a US historian) and I will become associate professors in the history department there this August. I am especially pleased to have as new colleagues two other scholars of the early modern Iberian world, Gretchen Starr-LeBeau and Erik Myrup.

And because of all the moving – my family will spend over a month between houses – I need to take a break from Early Modern Spanish History Notes. There will be no new posts, or at least only a few sporadic posts, until mid- or late August. But don’t worry, EM Spanish History Notes will come back at full force as soon as I’m settled in at my new institutional address!

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About emspanishhistorynotes

Scott Taylor is an associate professor in the history department at the University of Kentucky.

Discussion

6 thoughts on “Some News; and a Hiatus

  1. Dear Scott,

    Great news! Wishing you all the best in your new position, university and town!

    All the best from Australia, Francois

    Posted by Francois Soyer | June 14, 2012, 4:11 am
  2. Congratulations once again, Scott! I hope your upcoming move goes smoothly, and I’m looking forward to seeing you again soon.

    Posted by Danny Wasserman | June 14, 2012, 10:34 am
  3. Congratulations! Lucky you to be working with Gretchen! (and lucky Gretchen to be working with you!)

    Posted by Jodi Campbell | June 15, 2012, 6:33 am
  4. Thanks, well-wishers! SKT

    Posted by emspanishhistorynotes | June 15, 2012, 6:42 am
  5. Congrats on the new position. Love the blog. Look forward to having you back from hiatus!

    Posted by Patrick O'Banion | June 15, 2012, 9:19 pm
  6. Congrats! Heard this news a few months ago from one of your colleagues who was very excited to share it. Welcome to the Southeast. Maybe we can get you down to Knoxville for a visit. Lots of great early modern things going on down here.

    Posted by ctb | June 18, 2012, 11:10 am

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